Short Distance or Local Moving Services - Registration and Regulations
If you are moving within the state of West Virginia, or doing a short distance move from Clarksburg WV, that is considered intrastate moving
. Also known as short-distance or in-state or local moving, each state has varying rules and regulations with regard to household goods moving within it's own state. Some states have very rigid regulations for movers, while others have little if any requirements for moving. To get more info for moving from Clarksburg WV to any city also in West Virginia go to Mover Licensing Requirements in WV.
Interstate Moving Clarksburg WV - Licensing, Regulations and Registration
If you are moving your personal possessions or furniture from Clarksburg WV
to another state, this is known as "interstate moving
". The US Department of Transportation regulates interstate household goods moving by way of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA) Household Goods Program. Interstate movers
, also known as cross country movers
, are required to be registered with the US DOT, and should have either a US DOT # or Motor Carrier # (MC#) or both. To find out a mover's registration status go to - Research Out Of State Movers
How Many Hours For Local Moving - Clarksburg, WV
About how much time should it take for quick and careful movers to do a local move in the Clarksburg WV area? For 5 to 6 rooms of furniture and items moving from a 2nd floor apartment with stairs to a 3 level condo it should take 2 trucks and 3 men about 6 to 8 hours. This is for an averagely furnished home. Adjust hours and time for lightly furnished or more heavily furnished. For total rooms to be moved be sure to include outdoor and patio items in addition to garage items.
Your actual moving cost will depend upon the hourly moving rate of your Clarksburg WV mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare Clarksburg movers.